The 9th World Hindi Conference held in Johannesburg.
The three-day long 9th World Hindi Conference held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa seeking to promote and widen the reach of Hindi, the world’s second most spoken language.
In view of Mahatma Gandhi’s historic association with South Africa, the main venue has been named as ‘Gandhigram’ for the event.
The conference will see the participation of about 700 non-native Hindi speaking scholars and delegates.
The event will be inaugurated by Indian Minister of State of External Affairs Preneet Kaur and a South African minister.